Tim Clissold

Tim Clissold

Tim Clissold has lived and worked in China for more than twenty years. After graduating with degrees in physics and theoretical physics from Cambridge, and working in London, Australia, and Hong Kong, he moved to Beijing, where he eventually cofounded a private equity company that has invested more than $400 million. He is the author of the memoir Mr. China, which has been translated into twelve languages and was an Economist magazine Book of the Year, and most recently Chinese Rules: Mao’s Dog, Deng’s Cat, and Five Timeless Lessons from the Front Lines in China.

March 26: Chinese Rules

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